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White House: The Difference Between Trump And Franken Is Franken 'Admitted Wrongdoing'

White House: The Difference Between Trump And Franken Is Franken 'Admitted Wrongdoing'

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday that the allegations of sexual assault against Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) are different from those President Donald Trump has faced because Trump has denied any wrongdoing.

Doubts surface about key witness in Uranium One probe of Clinton

Doubts surface about key witness in Uranium One probe of Clinton

Federal officials have serious questions about the credibility of a key witness in congressional investigations of Hillary Clinton’s role in the Uranium One sale.

Senate Republicans Slip 'Flimflam' Paid Leave Proposal Into Tax Bill

Senate Republicans Slip 'Flimflam' Paid Leave Proposal Into Tax Bill

Tucked inside the Senate Republicans’ latest tax bill is a proposal they’re touting as a paid family leave plan.

Charles Manson alive, but reportedly on death's doorstep in California hospital: 'It’s just a matter of time'

Charles Manson alive, but reportedly on death's doorstep in California hospital: 'It’s just a matter of time'

Mass murderer Charles Manson is alive in a California hospital, but new reports suggest he may be near to death after serving more than four decades behind bars for committing one of the most notorious crimes in modern history.

Ohio State University Suspends Most of Its Fraternities

Ohio State University Suspends Most of Its Fraternities

The school is investigating nearly a third of its Interfraternity Council chapters for possible violations of the Code of Student Conduct.

Neighbor: Northern California gunman targeted victim, son

Neighbor: Northern California gunman targeted victim, son

RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) — A neighbor's account indicates that a Northern California shooter who killed five people this week may have targeted an elementary school as part of his long-running feud with neighbors.

Head Of Puerto Rico Power Utility Resigns As More Controversy Plagues Island

Head Of Puerto Rico Power Utility Resigns As More Controversy Plagues Island

The head of Puerto Rico’s power utility resigned Friday while facing scrutiny for the slow progress being made on restoring the island’s power grid eight weeks after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. territory.

Submarine with 44 crew aboard missing for two days, says Argentine navy

Submarine with 44 crew aboard missing for two days, says Argentine navy

A search is underway for a submarine and 44 crew who have been missing for two days. Argentine naval officials said they had lost contact with the vessel off its southern coast - but insisted it was not yet considered lost. Communication was last established with the German-built diesel-electric...

Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in N.Korea

Injured defector's parasites and diet hint at hard life in N.Korea

Parasitic worms found in a North Korean soldier, critically injured during a desperate defection, highlight nutrition and hygiene problems that experts say have plagued the isolated country for decades. At a briefing on Wednesday, lead surgeon Lee Cook-jong displayed photos showing dozens of...

Joe Biden shares his favorite memes of him and Barack Obama: 'They're all true'

Joe Biden shares his favorite memes of him and Barack Obama: 'They're all true'

Former Vice President Barack Obama shared some of his favorite memes poking fun at his bromance with Barack Obama in a recent interview, saying, "in essence, they're all true." “I feel good about it,” Biden said to NBC News about the memes.

Supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga clash with police in Nairobi, Kenya

Supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga clash with police in Nairobi, Kenya

Two people were killed on Friday as Kenyan police tried to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying opposition leader Raila Odinga in Nairobi.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Says Bill Clinton Should've Resigned Over Lewinsky Scandal

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand Says Bill Clinton Should've Resigned Over Lewinsky Scandal

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) said that President Bill Clinton should have resigned from the Oval Office after news broke of his infamous affair with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.

Ohio Lawmaker Quits After Having 'Inappropriate Conduct' With Man In His Office

Ohio Lawmaker Quits After Having 'Inappropriate Conduct' With Man In His Office

An Ohio lawmaker known for his devotion to “family values” has stepped down after allegedly engaging in “inappropriate conduct with another man” in his office.

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Force Is Back (Maybe)

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Force Is Back (Maybe)

Russia’s Navy has a new nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) patrolling the world’s seas. On Friday, the submarine, Knyaz Vladimir, set sail on its first venture. The sub is the first of five upgraded Borei-class submarines that Russia is building.

15 convictions linked to corrupt Chicago cop are thrown out

15 convictions linked to corrupt Chicago cop are thrown out

CHICAGO (AP) — One by one, the men told the same story: A Chicago police officer would demand money from them. And if they didn't pay, they would find themselves in handcuffs with drugs stuffed in their pockets.

No, We Didn't Just See The First Marijuana Overdose Death

No, We Didn't Just See The First Marijuana Overdose Death

Humans have been getting high on marijuana for millennia, and there has never been a recorded case of a fatal overdose.

Iraqi forces retake last IS-held town in country

Iraqi forces retake last IS-held town in country

Iraqi government forces on Friday retook the last town in the country still held by the Islamic State group as the jihadists' self-proclaimed "caliphate" faced collapse on both sides of the border with Syria. The lightning recapture of the small Euphrates valley town of Rawa after a...

Vatican says investigating alleged abuser who became priest

Vatican says investigating alleged abuser who became priest

The Vatican said on Saturday it had opened an investigation into reports that a former teenage altar boy, who allegedly repeatedly forced a dormitory mate to have sex with him, went on to become a priest. The allegations concerning the St. Pius X Institute, known as a pre-seminary, were made in a...

Trump puts decision to allow elephant hunting trophy imports 'on hold'

Trump puts decision to allow elephant hunting trophy imports 'on hold'

Despite Trump's statement, a Fish and Wildlife Service official confirmed that the ban on elephant hunting trophies from Zambia had been lifted effective Nov. 7. And the ban on trophies from Zimbabwe was lifted on Friday morning, about 11 hours before Trump’s tweet.

Polish Woman Says She Was Dragged Out Of Church After Unfurling Anti-Racism Banner

Polish Woman Says She Was Dragged Out Of Church After Unfurling Anti-Racism Banner

A Polish woman says she was booted out of a Catholic church service in Warsaw while protesting against racism and far-right nationalist groups.

Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri leaves Saudi Arabia for France

Lebanon's Saad al-Hariri leaves Saudi Arabia for France

Saad al-Hariri, who sparked a crisis by resigning as Lebanese prime minister on November 4 during a visit to Saudi Arabia, left Riyadh late last night on a flight bound for Paris, a television channel owned by his family said "Mr Hariri left Riyadh airport on his private jet with his wife and...

Black Friday Shopping Experts Reveal Their Winning Strategies

Black Friday Shopping Experts Reveal Their Winning Strategies

Preparing for Thanksgiving dinner is a challenge, but gearing up for Black Friday is arguably worse.

How the U.S. Military Could Soon Have a New Way to Crush North Korea's ICBMs

How the U.S. Military Could Soon Have a New Way to Crush North Korea's ICBMs

A US military upgraded Exoatmospheric Kill Vehicle, or EKV, a kinetic-force weapon that slams into its targets, destroyed an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time during a Missile Defense Agency test of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense system several months ago. The Missile...

Correction: Deadly-California-Shootings story

Correction: Deadly-California-Shootings story

RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) — In a story Nov. 16 about a deadly shooting rampage in Northern California, The Associated Press, relying on information from law enforcement, reported erroneously the name of a shooting victim. The coroner's office said Diana Steele, who was previously...

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways.

Venezuela's Ousted Chief Prosecutor Says President Nicolas Maduro Is Responsible for 8,000 Murders

Venezuela's Ousted Chief Prosecutor Says President Nicolas Maduro Is Responsible for 8,000 Murders

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor on Thursday asked the International Criminal Court to open an investigation into President Nicolas Maduro and four other senior officials for alleged crimes against humanity.

Erdogan says Turkey must clear Syria's Afrin of YPG militia

Erdogan says Turkey must clear Syria's Afrin of YPG militia

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that Turkey needed to clear the Afrin region of northwest Syria of Kurdish YPG militia fighters, who have been in the forefront of the battle there against Islamic State insurgents. Erdogan, speaking in Ankara to officials from the ruling AK Party, also...

Ivanka Trump warned to stay quiet after speaking out about sexual assault allegations

Ivanka Trump warned to stay quiet after speaking out about sexual assault allegations

First daughter Ivanka Trump's harsh statement about Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore drew some backlash from Breitbart this week.

Have You Ever Lived In One Of Jared Kushner's Apartment Buildings?

Have You Ever Lived In One Of Jared Kushner's Apartment Buildings?

Daddy’s bright boy and White House son-in-law Jared Kushne has never had a reputation for being a particularly scrupulous landlord.

Hero police officer saved 'many lives' by bear hugging suicide bomber  

Hero police officer saved 'many lives' by bear hugging suicide bomber  

A 'hero' Afghan police officer saved “many lives” by putting a suicide bomber in a bear hug, authorities say. Sayed Basam Pacha died when he confronted the man wearing an explosive vest in the Afghan capital of Kabul on 16 November. His brave actions prevented the bomber from getting...

Tesla Unveils World's Fastest Production Car In Surprise Announcement

Tesla Unveils World's Fastest Production Car In Surprise Announcement

Tesla on Thursday night unveiled its electric semi truck, but the massive new vehicle was overshadowed by what it was hauling inside.

Some People Think Starbucks Is Promoting 'Gay Agenda' On Holiday Cups

Some People Think Starbucks Is Promoting 'Gay Agenda' On Holiday Cups

It seems like outrage over Starbucks cups is almost as much of a holiday tradition as crowded malls, Mariah Carey and sappy movie marathons.

Man accidentally shoots himself and wife at church while discussing church shootings

Man accidentally shoots himself and wife at church while discussing church shootings

A man accidentally shot himself and his wife while discussing church shootings at a church in Tennessee, police have said. Tellico Plains police say a man in his 80s accidentally discharged his gun during a Thanksgiving luncheon at the First United Methodist Church. As they cleaned up from the...

23 Unique Gifts For Your Wife That Don’t Totally Suck

23 Unique Gifts For Your Wife That Don’t Totally Suck

Finding the right holiday gift for your wife can be stressful. Everything’s either too cheesy, too pricey or just plain boring.

Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

Spain: Ex-Caracas mayor meets leader after fleeing Venezuela

MADRID (AP) — The ousted mayor of Caracas pledged to spread his protest against Venezuela's socialist government across the world as he arrived in Spain on Saturday, a day after escaping from house arrest and slipping past Venezuelan security forces into Colombia.

Florida Man Killed Ex, Her New Boyfriend and Her Parents -- Then Left His Son Alone With Their Bodies

Florida Man Killed Ex, Her New Boyfriend and Her Parents -- Then Left His Son Alone With Their Bodies

On Thursday, a 32-year-old Florida man was convicted of the 2014 quadruple murders of his ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend and her parents, according to news reports.

Keystone XL Opponents On 210,000-Gallon Spill: We Warned You

Keystone XL Opponents On 210,000-Gallon Spill: We Warned You

In April 2016, just five months after President Barack Obama rejected the proposal to build the Keystone XL pipeline, the existing Keystone pipeline leaked 17,000 gallons of oil onto private land in southeastern South Dakota.

How North Korean Weapons Could Start a War (in the Middle East)

How North Korean Weapons Could Start a War (in the Middle East)

On November 4, a ballistic missile exploded above King Khalid Airport near Riyadh after being intercepted by Saudi Patriot missiles. The attack, launched by Houthi rebels in Yemen, led the Saudi government to blame Iran for supporting the rebels, escalating tensions across the Middle East....

Alabama Governor Plans To Vote For Roy Moore Despite Sexual Assault Accusations

Alabama Governor Plans To Vote For Roy Moore Despite Sexual Assault Accusations

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey plans to vote for Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore in spite of allegations that the former judge sexually assaulted multiple women.

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

J.B. Hunt, Wal-Mart climb aboard Tesla's electric truck

Most of the customers who announced plans to put down $5,000 deposits for the Tesla Semi indicated they wanted to test a few of the vehicles. Wal-Mart said it plans to order a total of 15 Tesla trucks, five for the United States and ten for Canada. The company operates a fleet of about 6,000...

Jay-Z Writes How ‘Probation Is A Trap’ In Powerful Meek Mill Op-Ed

Jay-Z Writes How ‘Probation Is A Trap’ In Powerful Meek Mill Op-Ed

Jay-Z continued to show his support for fellow rapper Meek Mill in a poignant New York Times opinion piece published Friday.

Dog 'dies of a broken heart' after being dumped at airport by her owner 

Dog 'dies of a broken heart' after being dumped at airport by her owner 

A dog who was abandoned by her owner at an airport has died of a "broken heart". The dog, called "Nube Viajera'' or Wandering Cloud by the vets who treated her, spent a month wandering around the terminal at Palonegro airport near Bucaramanga, Colombia hoping to be...

Jared Kushner 'failed to disclose emails from close Putin ally'

Jared Kushner 'failed to disclose emails from close Putin ally'

An ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin sought to arrange a meeting with Donald Trump’s presidential campaign on the sidelines of a National Rifle Association meeting — outreach that Jared Kushner subsequently failed to disclose, sources have told NBC. Earlier this week, the top Republican and...

Streaking Patriots face inconsistent Raiders in Mexico City

Streaking Patriots face inconsistent Raiders in Mexico City

Hola, Los Patriots y Los Raiders. Bienvenido a Azteca.

A Dictionary Of All The Annoying Dating Trends Modern Singles Deal With

A Dictionary Of All The Annoying Dating Trends Modern Singles Deal With

Not only do you have to sit through date after date with disappointing Tinder matches, there’s a whole new lexicon of dating terminology to keep up with.

10,744 more Kennedy assassination records released

10,744 more Kennedy assassination records released

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives on Friday released 10,744 FBI records — some that have never been previously disclosed — related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963.

US to sell Patriot missile system to Poland

US to sell Patriot missile system to Poland

The US State Department said Friday it had approved the sale of a Patriot anti-missile system to NATO ally Poland, a move likely to irk Russia. The State Department said it had notified Congress on November 14 of its approval of the deal, which is worth up to $10.5 billion, and would mark the...

19 Asian-Americans Arrested At Paul Ryan's Office Pushing For Dream Act

19 Asian-Americans Arrested At Paul Ryan's Office Pushing For Dream Act

Nineteen Asian-Americans protesting outside Speaker Paul Ryan’s office on Capitol Hill were arrested Wednesday while calling for him to move the Dream Act to a vote.

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